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01
JUN
2017
Brain full of computers

Those involved in the current love affair with Quants should remember anomalies are bound to die

A new study* making waves in quantitative finance tested 447 anomalies identified by academics and found more than eight out of 10 vanish when rigorous tests are app lied. Among those failing to reach statistical significance: one anomaly recently set out by the godfathers of...
05
SEP
2016
eLearning with BETA Group

Q&A How Much Will it Cost Me to Becoming a Professionally Qualified Technical Analyst?

There are two aspects to this question. One cost is time and the other is money. Let us assume we are going the IFTA Certified Financial Technician route and are looking to have CFTe after our name.  Time: It takes years, decades, more than one lifetime to become a proficient...
23
MAY
2016

Portfolio and Risk Management Software Test – PsyQuation

I have built a comprehensive and complex risk and portfolio monitoring programme. I did it for my own purposes and it is built out of my own experience and years. It has taken literally decades to develop. I wanted it to be just right for my purposes and the investment in time...
23
MAY
2016

Portfolio and Risk Management Software Test

I have built a comprehensive and complex risk and portfolio monitoring programme. I did it for my own purposes and it is built out of my own experience and years. It has taken literally decades to develop. I wanted it to be just right for my purposes and the investment in time...
28
SEP
2015

Courses now approved by CFA Insitute

We are pleased to announce our Introduction and Advanced Technical Analysis, Short Term Trading Techniques and Portfolio Construction Techniques courses operated by The Technical Analyst at CE Approved Activity. You will receive 12 hours credit for each of these two-day courses....
06
OCT
2014
RRG Research

RRG available in every copy of Market Analyst v7

From the time Market Analyst first introduced RRG charts,  RRG Research have been continually working with their developers on how we can take this unique and powerful visual format of RRG and build upon it with new, even more powerful, features for the MA private trader clients...
23
APR
2014

The 2014 Technical Analysis Awards

  The grandest evening of the year for professional technical analysts takes place at the Le Meridien Piccadilly Hotel, London on 24th April. The 6th annual Technical Analysis Awards will be the biggest ever. I really look forward to presenting the awards again this year. We...
08
APR
2014
John Bollinger

Introducing the Bollinger Bands Toolkit for TradeStation

I am not a TradeStation user myself but this is a very interesting presentation by John Bollinger about his new work. He is a very bright fellow and this is very useful new stuff.
04
MAR
2014
BETA seminar

Short Term Trading Techniques Workshop date added

In association with The Technical Analyst Magazine, we are very pleased to add another date for out Short Term Trading Techniques Workshop. We have run two workshops already this year and response to your requests we are running another here in London at the Apex Hotel near the...
03
MAR
2014
FX

Billion Dollar Day – a 1986 documentary about currency (forex) speculative trading – YouTube

Billion Dollar Day – a 1986 documentary about currency (forex) speculative trading – YouTube. Three ‘typical’ FX traders in action in a 1986 documentary when the trades and the phones were big. Any ‘seat of the pants’ prop traders like this...
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